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A denture replication technique following partial maxillectomy: a case report.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  8190877     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
A variety of problems faces the prosthodontist attempting reconstruction of maxillary defects. There are various treatment options for patients requiring a partial maxillectomy and an obturator prosthesis. Reduced adaptability makes it difficult for the patient to learn to use a new appliance, unless existing skills can be employed. It is therefore helpful to reproduce familiar features of a patient's existing obturator, especially if this has been used successfully over a transition period.
K G Haider; G R Lewis
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Quintessence international (Berlin, Germany : 1985)     Volume:  25     ISSN:  0033-6572     ISO Abbreviation:  Quintessence Int     Publication Date:  1994 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1994-06-17     Completed Date:  1994-06-17     Revised Date:  2006-07-11    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0342677     Medline TA:  Quintessence Int     Country:  GERMANY    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  23-6     Citation Subset:  D    
Prosthetic Department, University of Malaya, Faculty of Dentistry, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
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MeSH Terms
Dental Prosthesis Design / methods*
Denture, Complete, Upper*
Maxilla / surgery*
Maxillofacial Prosthesis*
Palatal Obturators*
Prosthesis Design

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